3 as the text explains the sources of bank revenue

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3. As the text explains, the sources of bank revenue have been changing significantly over the past several years and all banks are not making the same choices. For example, some banks have focused more intently on developing their credit card business, while others have moved into a variety of financial service offerings, while still others have continued to rely upon traditional business and consumer loans to generate revenues. This exercise asks you to compare some of the financial ratios of several of the largest U.S. banks. a. Please go to a website such as the Wall Street Journal’s and look up the financial information for each of the banks listed in the Financial Developments box on page 426. Obtain their profit margin, return on equity, and return on assets for the past 12 months.
Chapter 14 - The Commercial Banking Industry: Structure, Products, and Management b. According to these measures how did the banks perform relative to each other? Relative to the industry average?
c. Can you identify any reasons for significant discrepancies between the financial ratios across these large banks?
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